Bernd Family History

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Bernd Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Bernhard (see Berndt).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bern, Berns, Bernt, Berndt, Berni, Berne, Beins, Benn, Behrend, Bein

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Bernd Family Origin

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Bernd Family Occupations

What did your Bernd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bernd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bernd's were Farmers. Farmer, House Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bernd. A less common occupation for the Bernd family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • House Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Book Keeper

    3%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bernd ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bernd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bernd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bernd census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bernd. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bernd. For the veterans among your Bernd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bernd Life Expectancy

What is the average Bernd lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bernd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bernd in 1949 was 28, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bernd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bernd ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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